Australian Crime Stories 13 February 2022: ‘The Money or the Bomb’ on Nine

The Money or the Bomb – It’s one of the world’s most brazen aviation heists. In 1971 an extortionist calling himself “Mr Brown” claimed he’d placed a bomb on a Qantas flight from Sydney to Hong Kong. With passenger safety a priority, with no hesitation, Qantas handed over the $500,000 ransom. We follow the money trail and reveal the true identity of “Mr Brown” and his many aliases, that lead to his capture. And was Mr Brown also a murderer?

Watched the show? Join the discussion and leave a comment below!

Watched this episode? Discuss the show on TV Daily!


About Australian Crime Stories

We examine some of Australia’s most captivating and inexplicable crimes, peeling back the layers to reveal the secrets and hidden hatreds that are at the heart of all true crime.

This show is broadcast on Channel Nine.

Latest Episodes of Australian Crime Stories

About the Nine Network

Channel Nine is an Australian free-to-air commercial network, and is one of the five main free-to-air television networks in Australia.

Some of the most popular shows and programs on Channel Nine are the NRL, The Voice, 60 Minutes, A Current Affair, Married at First Sight, The Footy SHow ,The Block, Today, Millionaire Hot Seat and more.

The five main Australian free-to-air commercial networks are:

  • Seven Network
  • Nine Network
  • Network Ten
  • SBS (Special Broadcasting Services)
  • ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

The Seven Network has the following channels that are broadcast: Seven, 7HD, 7TWO, 7Mate, 7flix and the Racing Network.

The Nine Network has the following channels: Nine, 9HD, 9GEM and 9Go.

The Ten Network has the following channels: Ten, Ten HD, One, Eleven and the TV Shopping Network (TVSN).

The ABC has the following channels: ABC, ABC Comedy and ABC ME.

The SBS has the following channels: SBS, SBS HD, SBS Viceland, NITV and the Food Network.

Leave a Reply

TV Daily